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Minnesota measles outbreak spreads to Stearns County
It won't be Brainerd or Duluth, as Minnesota appeals court rejects accused police officer's request to move trial
Minnesota firefighter sues city and fire chief, alleging anti-gay bias
Trump says 'major, major' conflict with N.Korea possible, but seeks diplomacy
Minnesota farmers worried buffer law will cost money, threaten property rights
Browns make DE Garrett top pick, Bears bag QB Trubisky
Report: Browns plan to pick DE Garrett No. 1 overall
Twins miss out on sweep of Rangers, as Santiago mourns
Wild ponder long-term contracts for Granlund, Neiderreiter
Vikings will look again to have success outside first round
Khloe Kardashian sued after sharing photo of herself on Instagram
ESPN layoffs: A list of which employees have been fired
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
Young Artist's Concerts this weekend in Willmar, Paynesville
'King Ed' comedy on stage at Ridgewater College
Intestinal diseases increasing in Canadian children
Younger hot flashes may signal heart risk later
Focus 2017: Spotlight on Public Service
Luverne A. Peterson
Hazel L. (Strand) Snyder
Edythe O. Jacobson
Trude Kristine Williams
Tribune Opinion: Destination Playground: We can build it if you help volunteer
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
Minnesota Opinion: Now is not the time to sit out, play politics
George Will: The 'Oh, never mind' president
Susan Estrich: The Amazon 1-Star System
Jen Wetterling- Martin Bridal Shower
April 25, 2017
Kandiyohi County supports cooperative agreement for rail bypass
WILLMAR — The Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners formally gave its support last week to the framework of a master cooperative agreement...
April 25, 2017 - 5:57am
April 22, 2017
Push continues to enlist customers for Kandiyohi County broadband project
WILLMAR — With sign-ups at 46 percent of the goal, the push is continuing to enlist customers for a broadband project coming to north...
April 22, 2017 - 9:41am
April 20, 2017
Pet of the week published April 20
Pudge was found in Willmar as a stray. She is estimated to be around 1 year old. Her Meet Your Match personality is Executive, a cat who likes...
April 20, 2017 - 10:54am
April 19, 2017
Correction published April 20
Correction A secondary headline published Wednesday with a story about the delay in the sale of bonds for a broadband project was incorrect. Consolidated Telecommunications Co. needs 50 percent of the estimated 1,600 potential home and business customers in the Kandiyohi County project...
April 19, 2017 - 9:44pm
Emergency alert system gets the word out fast in Kandiyohi County
WILLMAR — Communication technology is changing rapidly but the need to notify the public of emergencies is as urgent as ever. That's why...
April 19, 2017 - 6:51am
Kandiyohi County postpones sale of broadband bonds
WILLMAR — Kandiyohi County planned to award the sale Tuesday of $5 million in bonds to help finance a private-sector project to bring...
April 19, 2017 - 5:37am
April 18, 2017
County postpones bond sale for broadband project
WILLMAR—Kandiyohi County planned to award the sale Tuesday of $5 million in bonds to help finance a private-sector project to bring high-speed internet to rural portions of the county. But the bond sale has been temporarily put on hold while efforts continue to recruit customers...
April 18, 2017 - 2:05pm
April 14, 2017
Free smoke alarms available to residents in Willmar region
WILLMAR — A fire can double in size every minute it burns, which means every second counts when trying to escape a burning house. A smoke...
April 14, 2017 - 6:45am
April 13, 2017
Spring road restrictions end Friday
WILLMAR — Spring road restrictions in Kandiyohi County will end at 12:01 a.m. Friday, the county Highway Department has announced. The...
April 13, 2017 - 5:48am
April 10, 2017
Survey shows power of ag on Kandiyohi County economy
WILLMAR — The surprising optimism of farmers in spite of bleak revenues and the powerful punch agriculture has on the local economy were...
April 10, 2017 - 6:11am
April 8, 2017
Jury convicts Willmar man of repeated sexual abuse of child
WILLMAR — A jury has convicted a Willmar man of three felony counts of criminal sexual conduct for repeatedly sexually abusing a child...
April 8, 2017 - 7:09am
April 5, 2017
Kandiyohi County Board makes progress toward broadband bond sale
WILLMAR — One more step was completed Tuesday as Kandiyohi County prepares to sell $5 million in tax abatement bonds to help fund the...
April 5, 2017 - 4:35am
April 2, 2017
MnDOT grant to help CCT expand bus routes
WILLMAR — Central Community Transit will expand three routes this year — two in Litchfield and one in Kandiyohi County — to...
April 2, 2017 - 10:25pm
April 1, 2017
Sign-up underway for Kandiyohi County broadband project
WILLMAR — Customer sign-ups are underway as Consolidated Telecommunications Co. begins laying the groundwork to bring high-speed internet to rural north central Kandiyohi County. The last in a series of meet-and-greet sessions on the project will be held at 5 p.m. Tuesday at...
April 1, 2017 - 7:07am
March 31, 2017
Kandiyohi County seeks grant for possible expansion of Games Lake park
WILLMAR — Kandiyohi County will seek state grant money for a potential expansion of Games Lake County Park. Application to the outdoor...
March 31, 2017 - 7:01am